Birth trauma among liveborn infants in Mulago Hospital, Uganda.

@article{Mukasa1993BirthTA,
  title={Birth trauma among liveborn infants in Mulago Hospital, Uganda.},
  author={Gelasius Mukasa},
  journal={East African medical journal},
  year={1993},
  volume={70 7},
  pages={438-40}
}
In this retrospective review, data is presented of birth trauma seen among 4288 live born infants admitted to the special care unit of a large hospital over a three year period. Hypoxaemic brain injury resulting from birth asphyxia was by far the commonest form of birth trauma in this sample and it was the main cause of death, in many infants. All infants… CONTINUE READING